petaflops


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pet·a·flops

 (pĕt′ə-flŏps′) or pet·a·flop (-flŏp′)
n. pl. petaflops
A measure of computing speed equal to one quadrillion floating-point operations per second.

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Working with Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Intel using HPEs Apollo System and Intels Knights Landing processors, the recent upgrade has boosted the processing speed of BPs supercomputer from four petaflops to nine petaflops.
7 petaflops of Tensor Operations in a single node for maximum performance in the highest density per rack.
The Sunway TaihuLight has a computing score (Linpack Mark) of 93 Petaflops and outperforms the previous number one by three times.
Currently the fastest systems in the world perform between ten and 33 petaflops, or ten to 33 million billion calculations per second -- roughly one to three percent the speed of exascale.
2 petaflops and will serve as the primary high performance computing resource in the UT Research Cyberinfrastructure (UTRC) initiative, the company said.
536 petaflops making it, said the Top 500, "the highest-ranked Middle East system in the 22-year history of the list and the first to crack the Top 10".
Of the 500 systems on the list, 37 offer performances above the 1 petaflops range, nearly all of them use multicore processors, and 85percent of them are running Intel processors.
Designed and operated by Bull, the Helios supercomputer installed in Rokkasho, Japan, is boosted by an additional 380 Intel Xeon Phi coprocessors to increase its power to almost 2 Petaflops.
86 petaflops per second (Pflop/s), was at the top of a Top 500 list ranking the world's fastest supercomputers, which was released at the SC13 supercomputing conference in Denver on Nov.
Computer scientists do not all agree with the metrics used to calculate the Top500 list however, and there have been criticisms that a single petaflops figure does not always directly translate into a measure of how useful the supercomputer actually is.
86 petaflops (1000 trillion calculations per second) as confirmed in a benchmark test.
By 2016, the systems will be further upgraded for a computing capability of more than 5 PetaFlops.